You’re invited to the 2023 META Gala - an evening of fashion, fine art, and fundraising for LGBTQ Atlanta! Brought to you by the House of ALXNDR & FLVR, come in an high concept look, work the red carpet, see amazing drag, work the runway, and dance the night away - all for a good cause! All proceeds for the event benefit THRIVESS & Trans Housing Atlanta Program.⁠

The Theme: HIGH ART - come in an outfit/look/costume inspired by fine art - any movement! Any artist! Make it fierce & artistic!⁠

Hosted by TAYLOR ALXNDR.⁠
Featuring drag show & a runway/look competition with performances & judging by: Taejah LaBelle Thomas, Brigitte Bidet, & Jarvis Hammer.⁠
Gala DJ sets by: Abby Dear.⁠
Afterparty DJ sets by: Zaida Zane, Gorp, & TAYLOR ALXNDR.⁠
Live red carpet commentary by SZN ALXNDR.⁠
Go-go sets by: Mr. Elle Aye & Estafi.⁠
Photography by Mark Morin, Mason Ward, & Lyte.⁠
Food by Salty Smiles.⁠
Coffee by Finca to Filter.⁠
Full bar service available.⁠

6PM to 1AM on Friday, May 19th.⁠
6PM to 10PM is The 2023 META Gala. 10PM to 1AM is The 2023 META Gala Afterparty.⁠
All at Atlanta Contemporary (535 Means Street NW Atlanta, GA 30318).⁠
This event is 18+.⁠

This is a ticketed event.⁠
There are 3 types of tickets: 1 ticket that covers full event access, 1 ticket for gala attendance only, & 1 ticket to attend the afterparty event.⁠

Sponsored by Hinge & Lululemon.⁠

PARKING: Parking is free in the lot across the street from Atlanta Contemporary.⁠

ACCESSIBILITY: Atlanta Contemporary is fully ADA accessible. All entrances, restrooms, and venues spaces are ADA accessible with even/level floors, push-button operated doors, ramped entrances & exits, and more.⁠

If you have any questions, please email: contact@tayloralxndr.com

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Location

Atrium, Lobby, Secret Garden, Pavilion, Plaza, Courtyard, Entry, Studio Artist Program Wall gallery map

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